At least 11 people were killed and dozens wounded after security forces fired into a crowd following the funerals of protesters in Homs Saturday. In further violence, several people were also killed by security forces Friday.
REUTERS - Syrian security forces shot dead 11 mourners in the central city of Homs on Saturday at a mass funeral for people killed in the latest crackdown on protests against President Bashar al-Assad, a rights campaigner said.
Human rights lawyer Razan Zaitouna said she had the names of at least 11 people killed when the funeral at Nasr cemetery for 10 pro-democracy demonstrators killed by security forces in Homs on Friday came under fire.
Portrait of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad
Date created : 2011-05-21